World War II

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Course No: HIST.2420-031; SIS Class Nbr: 10334

Course Description

The Second World War transformed states and people from East Asia to the United States to Europe. We examine diplomatic and military aspects of the war and how it affected the lives of people in the countries involved. Topics include the prelude to the war, military campaigns in Europe and the Pacific, collaboration and resistance, the home front, the Holocaust, science and the atom bomb, and the consequences of the war.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites:
  • Special Notes: HS
  • Section Notes:
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Donald Mattheisen
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 29
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1125
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology

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